25 March Saturday

Firecracker Unit Blast: Worker Who Sustained Burns Dies

Web Desk (Tvm)Updated: Tuesday Jan 31, 2023

Palakkad : The blast victim at Kundanur firecracker Unit has died. The deceased is identified as Alathur native in Palakkad, Manikantan(50).

The explosion took place  5 pm  Monday evening., the impact of which send tremors in 10-km radius around the spot.  The blast caused a  20 meter deep  hole at the site. Trees next to the unit too caught fire. Several windows and roofs of houses nearby cracked as well,  inuring many.